Surrealism had a great effect on me because then I realised that the imagery in my mind wasn't insanity. Surrealism to me is reality.
Personal transformation can and does have global effects. As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us. The revolution that will save the world is ultimately a personal one.
Distance has the same effect on the mind as on the eye.
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
Self-denial is not a virtue, it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.
Take away the cause, and the effect ceases.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
A person is either the effect of his environment or is able to have an effect upon his environment.
Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
Shallow people believe in luck and in circumstances; Strong people believe in cause and effect.